BATANS Cape Breton Regional Rep: Brian MacKeigan

Being a member of BATANS (British Automobile Touring Association of N.S.) gives members access to issues of Small Torque. It's a great publication for members with information on events, contacts, website info, interesting articles, pictures, online recommendations, meetings,  etc. It is very well … [Read more...]

Bits & Bobs…Odds and Ends for June 2020

 Here's an interesting ad from a 1960's Sunbeam dealership in Ontario.  My 1968  Sunbeam was           the final year of production.... Joe  A couple of items below sent by Barc... Completing a project MG in Barc's garage.  Master technicians at work ....Barc's garage. Barclay’s … [Read more...]

Austin Healey’s Spring Wake-up 2020

Carol has sent along an update on Baby Blue's readiness for the road for 2020. Thanks Carol! "My maintenance is waiting for parts. The clunking in my car was due to a faulty steering idler arm. Actually needed all  but the housing for it. Decided it was as cheap to buy the whole thing assembled as … [Read more...]

Road Ready..Set…Go!!

It's been a looong winter and spring but things have been getting under way in the garage for the summer season of running the roads of Cape Breton in the MG...even had a few test drives! A few replacements of this and that were long over due. The first job was to replace the headlights to halogens … [Read more...]

The 1994 Enfield Bullet 350

I took courage from the quick start and easy drive our B gave me last Sunday.  With some fear, trepidation but confidence born of years facing impossible tasks I brought the Enfield Bullet motorcycle out into the sun.  I let it warm up, added fuel, checked a few fluid levels to show I cared, then – … [Read more...]